Saturday September 19-th, 2020

Saudi Arabia rules out war with Iran after Gulf attacks Saudi Arabia rules out war with Iran after Gulf attacks

On Sunday , a Katyusha rocket was sacked into Baghdad's Green Zone, which houses government offices and embassies, including the U.S. mission. Canada 'concerned by escalating tensions in the region, ' according to Global Affairs U.S. But his thr...

We don’t want war, but ready to counter threats: IRGC cmdr We don’t want war, but ready to counter threats: IRGC cmdr

The Iranian general described the move as part of a " psychological war ", noting that Tehran has grown accustomed to a large USA military presence in the region. Pointing to the gradual decline of big powers and their downward spiral, the commander ...

Columbine school shooting survivor found dead in home Columbine school shooting survivor found dead in home

Eubanks was found during a welfare check when he didn't answer his phone, according to Routt County, Colorado , Coroner Robert Ryg. He once said that though in hindsight his injuries were not that severe he was prescribed prescription medicines to c...

Bahrain asks its citizens to leave Iran, Iraq Bahrain asks its citizens to leave Iran, Iraq "immediately"

Now, the possibility of a military confrontation between the USA and the Islamic Republic is rising as the State Department ordered the departure of all non-emergency personnel from the US embassy in Baghdad , Iraq. The paramilitaries are formally p...

At Least Buttigieg is Willing to Face Chris Wallace At Least Buttigieg is Willing to Face Chris Wallace

In March, Democratic National Committee Chair Tom Perez announced that the party will deny all requests from Fox News to host Democratic primary debates, citing the network's inability to "host a fair and neutral debate" as the reason. 'I trust women...

EU to gun-loving Swiss: Toughen laws or else EU to gun-loving Swiss: Toughen laws or else

The measures restrict semi-automatic and automatic rifles, demand regular training on the use of firearms and require gun owners to keep a registry of their firearms. 3.0% of female suicides). Most Swiss men undergo obligatory military service be...

Iran dismisses possibility of conflict, says does not want war Iran dismisses possibility of conflict, says does not want war

US President Donald Trump on Friday denied friction with his hawkish foreign policy advisers on Iran, specifically giving statements of support to White House national security adviser John Bolton and Secretary of State Mike Pompeo. The US on Wed...

12 injured in tourist bus blast near Giza pyramids 12 injured in tourist bus blast near Giza pyramids

An explosion apparently targeting a tourist bus near a new museum close to Egypt's Giza Pyramids has wounded at least 12 people, according to Egyptian officials. No group claimed responsibility immediately. The attack comes almost five months aft...

US treasury secretary rejects subpoena for Trump's tax returns US treasury secretary rejects subpoena for Trump's tax returns

Neal responded with the subpoena last week, setting Friday as the deadline for Mnuchin to respond. "Issuance of these subpoenas should not have been necessary", Neal said in a statement Friday evening. But despite pressure from some in his left...

Deutsche Bank Flagged Suspicious Activity With Trump, Kushner Deutsche Bank Flagged Suspicious Activity With Trump, Kushner

The Times pointed out that the "red flags raised by employees do not necessarily mean the transactions were improper". Deutsche Bank came up repeatedly during Special Counsel Robert Mueller's investigation of alleged Trump-Russia collusion and R...

Bahrain and United States to host economic peace conference for Palestine in June Bahrain and United States to host economic peace conference for Palestine in June

The forum, dubbed "Peace to Prosperity", will bring together top business leaders with their political counterparts and include workshop sessions with Trump administration officials in which they will present a roadmap to help bolster the perpetual...

House explosion kills 1, injures 2 in southern Indiana city House explosion kills 1, injures 2 in southern Indiana city

Aerial footage showed the home's foundation and what appears to be its basement, covered with debris. The Jeffersonville Street Department is on scene and cleaning the debris from the roadway; however, the area will continue to be closed for the ne...

Biden rejecting Democrats anger in call for national unity Biden rejecting Democrats anger in call for national unity

I'm curious. On the issue of the USA embassy in Jerusalem, would you move it back out of Jerusalem, if you thought it was a way to get a peace deal? "You have to take on all those forces of the status quo who do not want to move this country toward e...

Lady Gabriella Windsor's wedding: royal family make appearance at ceremony Lady Gabriella Windsor's wedding: royal family make appearance at ceremony

The wedding, attended by the monarch, 93, and her 97-year-old husband Prince Philip, marks the third royal nuptials in a year at Windsor Castle . On the certificate, being a princess is merely listed as Meghan's job, while her name and title style...

Chef's job offer for school lunch lady sacked after kind act Chef's job offer for school lunch lady sacked after kind act

The school district, in a statement, said it talked with the company about the firing of what it described as a part-time cafeteria worker and would review its food service policies to ensure conflicts between the district and its vendors don't come ...

United States trade war will only make us stronger, China's top paper says United States trade war will only make us stronger, China's top paper says

The United States is not honest about wanting to resume trade talks with China and has damaged the atmosphere for negotiations with its recent moves, a state social media account said. It raised tariffs on United States dollars 60 billion worth of Am...

Man charged in abduction of 8-year-old Texas girl Man charged in abduction of 8-year-old Texas girl

The kidnapping was filmed in a dramatic video that eventually led to the abuductor's arrest. "An Amber Alert was issued for Salem, who is 4'5", shortly after her abduction, describing the suspect as a "light skinned black male of skinny build" a...

School dinner lady 'sacked after giving child lunch he couldn't pay for' School dinner lady 'sacked after giving child lunch he couldn't pay for'

And sure enough, she says he paid the $8 (£6.29) he owed the following day at the Mascoma Valley Regional High School in New Hampshire , US, reports The Mirror . Paulina Dedaj is a writer/ reporter for Fox News. Community members have rallied beh...

House approves Equality Act, a sweeping bill to expand gay rights House approves Equality Act, a sweeping bill to expand gay rights

The legislation passed in a 236-173 vote. "Today's historic vote is a major milestone for equality and sends a powerful and profound message to LGBTQ people, especially LGBTQ youth, that the U.S. A Trump administration official who asked not be ide...

Modi addresses first press conference in five years, takes no questions Modi addresses first press conference in five years, takes no questions

In his first appearance before the press, Prime Minister Modi claimed that the BJP was about to repeat history. Mr Shah said the BJP ran a very successful campaign reaching all sections of society He expressed confidence that his party will come ...

Waitress mistakenly serves $5,800 wine. Twitter applauds eatery’s response Waitress mistakenly serves $5,800 wine. Twitter applauds eatery’s response

It was only afterwards that the restaurant's manager realised the mistake, a spokesman said. The Hawksmoor restaurant says the mistake occurred on a busy night. The restaurant was described as very busy when the incident took place on Tuesday. ...

Nepal mountaineer climbs Mt.Everest for 23rd time Nepal mountaineer climbs Mt.Everest for 23rd time

Officials say Rita reached the summit with other climbers Wednesday morning and all of them were reported to be safe. He made his first ascent of the giant peak in 1994 when he was 24 years old. "I am like a soldier who leaves behind their wives,...

Canada, Mexico push United States to lift steel, aluminum tariffs Canada, Mexico push United States to lift steel, aluminum tariffs

Mnuchin was testifying at the U.S. Senate appropriations subcommittee as Canadian Foreign Affairs Minister Chrystia Freeland heads to Washington to meet Trump trade czar Robert Lighthizer in a renewed push to get the punitive tariffs lifted.

Merkel tells Europe: We must stand up to superpowers - like Russian Federation Merkel tells Europe: We must stand up to superpowers - like Russian Federation

German Chancellor Angela Merkel and Dutch Prime Minister Mark Rutte arrive for a news conference at the Chancellery in Berlin, Germany, May 16, 2019. The chancellor had sparked speculation that she may be eyeing a job in the European Union when she...

Online encyclopedia Wikipedia blocked in China Online encyclopedia Wikipedia blocked in China

There may be a copy of Wikipedia somewhere on the moon. "OONI data shows that China Telecom has been blocking zh.wikipedia.org since at least the 10th November 2016", said the report . 'When one country, region, or culture can not join the global ...

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